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The Leviathan is coming along! She's all painted-up, and walls have been installed.
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Jesse and I were up at the Lab, having a nice walk around and plotting the coming acre-garden up there. Here's the mid morning view we had.
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BEARBERRY!
KINNIKINNIK!
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I found these tufts of fur on the tipi berm.
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Olenka living in the solar cart
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Sometimes the tipi just isn't alternative enough.
 
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My Greenwood table is finally done. I've been putting nights and weekends into it off and on for about a month. This was my first experiment with mortis and tenon joinery. Working with roundwood is way more time consuming than dimensional lumber, but it was a fun project for the most part.

1st pic is the tools used for virtually the whole project. I also used a screwgun here and there for some joints that didn't seal well enough, but that was the only power tool involved.

2nd is a side view where you can see lots of the bracing, as well as little fish I put in the middle of the two lengthwise braces. The table looked "fishy" to me as I made it- turns out crooked logs don't want to be made plum or level, so everything looks a little... off. I wanted to celebrate how the table came out so I looked for a place to install a fish. And now I call it my fishy table.

More pictures of details coming soon.
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AMAZING!
 
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Another pic. This is inside .7. .7 is fairly clean, but could possibly use some touch ups and some more furniture before we have video shot in it.
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Good morning snow! It's been a while.
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